Chicago Grand Slam is a Big Hit Amongst Poetry Community

By Hannah Fullmer, Fourth-Year Student and Civic Journalist for Chicago Studies

Bright and early on the morning of Sunday, April 13, folding tables loaded with T-shirts, schedules, and event passes spread out over the lobby of the Logan Center for the Arts. Two members of the spoken word RSO Catcher in the Rhyme manned the registration table, waiting for the "The Chicago Grand Slam" to begin.

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Washington Park Youth Publication Program Amplifies the Voices of the South Side

By Michelle Lee, Fourth-Year Student and UCSC Communications Intern

When Jeanne Lieberman, a second-year student in the College, and Jeanne Chauffour, a third-year, began planning the CSRSO (Community Service Recognized Student Organization) Washington Park Youth Publication Program, they knew they wanted to do something different.

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An Artistic and Delicious Taste of Pilsen

By Christine Schmidt, First-Year Student and Civic Journalist for Chicago Studies

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